Courses & Units

Application of Cell Culture in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Research CSA744

Hobart

Introduction

lThis unit will provide advance training to obtain cell culture skills in the field of pharmaceutical and biomedical science essential to successfully complete the required research project. The purpose of this unit is to introduce the advance laboratory and cell culture skills that researchers are required to utilise on a regular basis. After successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

1. Perform diagnostic and investigative applications of cell culture techniques,

2. Perform different types of survival cytotoxic assays,

3. Evaluate the effects of pharmaceutical ingredients on different types of cell lines, and

4. Communicate their findings

Summary

Unit name Application of Cell Culture in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Research
Unit code CSA744
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Health and Medicine
School of Pharmacy and Pharmacology
Discipline Pharmacy
Coordinator

Associate Professor Nuri Guven

Teaching staff

Dr Nicole Bye

Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 22/2/2021 23/3/2021 12/4/2021 30/5/2021
Semester 2 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

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Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
060501 $1,987.00 $1,987.00 not applicable $4,708.00

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Requisites

Prerequisites

CSA741 Basic Laboratory Skills in Pharmaceutical Science and Cell Culture

CSA742 Introduction to Analytical and Cell Culture Techniques

Co-requisites

CSA743 Application of Chromatography in Pharmaceutical and Biomedical Research

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Online lectures: 60 min (6 times/semester)

Tutorial: 120 min (7 times/semester)

Online MyLo webpage-content directed learning as prerequisite for subsequent laboratory sessions and tutorials (11 times/semester): approx. 180 min/week (depending on students’ ability to learn the content)

Science Laboratory: 180 min/week (6 times)

Individual Learning: 120 min/week Semester (13 times)

Assessment

Multiple choice question online quizzes (4 x 5% each)

Submission of practical report (1 x 25%)

Short answer question written online quiz (1 x 25%)

Practical assessment (1 x 30%)

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